Oscar and Lucinda by Peter CareyThis sweeping, irrepressibly inventive novel, is a romance, but a romance of the sort that could only take place in nineteenth-century Australia. For only on that sprawling continent - a haven for misfits of both the animal and human kingdoms - could a nervous Anglican minister who gambles on the instructions of the Divine become allied with a teenaged heiress who buys a...
True History of the Kelly Gang by Peter Carey"I lost my own father at 12 yr. of age and know what it is to be raised on lies and silences my dear daughter you are presently too young to understand a word I write but this history is for you and will contain no single lie may I burn in Hell if I speak false." The legendary Ned Kelly speaks for himself, scribbling his narrative on errant scraps of paper in semiliterate...
Booker Prize Winners 1980-1990
Kazuo Ishiguro, Salman Rushdie, A.S. Byatt, Thomas KeneallyBook to Author, played 115 times.
Booker Prize Winners 1992-2002
Yann Martel, Michael Ondaatje, Arundhati Roy, Roddy DoyleBook to Author, played 110 times.
Novels on Australia
Peter Carey, Miles Franklin, Christos Tsiolkas, Joan LindsayBook to Author, played 29 times.